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lunes, 28 de septiembre de 2015

1.5 Million American Families Live On $2 A Day

1.5 Million American Families Live On $2 A Day
- About one third of American children are now living in poverty. ... released in September, documents the rise of 1.5 million American families, including ...

America is not a democracy: Until we fix the core problem, all other political promises are ...

America is not a democracy: Until we fix the core problem, all other political promises are ...
 - And that's not the only inequality: Think about the absurd way we ... renders America a vetocracy, we could give representative democracy a chance.

Economic Inequality Just Part of Racial Justice Fight

Economic Inequality Just Part of Racial Justice Fight
 - America has not made enough progress in the fight for racial equality, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Sunday in an address at the Edward ...

LGBT Addiction Is Not the Same as Straight Addiction

LGBT Addiction Is Not the Same as Straight Addiction
 - Compared to heterosexuals, LGBT patients have higher rates of substance abuse, lower levels of abstinence from alcohol and drug use, and a greater ...

13 LGBT Latinos Changing the World

13 LGBT Latinos Changing the World
- Salcedo is a trangender activist who's sprearheaded many projects benefiting transgender youth, including Angels of Change, the TransLatina ...


Women's rights, Men's rights, LGBT people's rights

Women's rights, Men's rights, LGBT people's rights
 - Now, we come to the rights of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) people. These people were always considered abnormal and were ...

Pervasive Homophobic Violence in Coastal Region

Pervasive Homophobic Violence in Coastal Region
 - For many LGBT people in the coast region, safety is a daily concern," said Esther Adhiambo, executive director of PEMA Kenya. "While police ...

Gay bars fall victim to soaring property prices

Gay bars fall victim to soaring property prices
 - Ivan Massow, a serial entrepreneur and founder of Jake, a networking group for LGBT professionals, said the city had become a victim of its own ...
These are the LGBT homeless people that the Pope refused to visit
- A homeless centre has released a heartbreaking video showing the harm done by religious homophobia – after the Pope shunned an invitation to ...

Religious freedom no excuse to deny rights to others

 Religious freedom no excuse to deny rights to others
 - President Barack Obama said Sunday as he addressed members of the LGBT community, one of his major sources of political and financial support.

Vladimir Putin says the LGBT community experience 'no persecution at all' in Russia

Vladimir Putin says the LGBT community experience 'no persecution at all' in Russia
 - Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken out on American television explaining how his country is just as accepting, welcoming and ...

LGBT Kenyans Repeatedly Attacked By Mobs, But Police Do Little

LGBT Kenyans Repeatedly Attacked By Mobs, But Police Do Little
 - since 2008 in which mobs attacked or threatened lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people or health workers serving the LGBT community.

Why are African Americans being killed like lions in the wild?

Why are African Americans being killed like lions in the wild?
 - That same week, Samuel DuBose, a 43-year-old African American was stopped by a police officer because he only had one of the two required ...

Support for Latin American Governments Waning, Poll Shows

Support for Latin American Governments Waning, Poll Shows
 - Latin America's political leaders face a bleak future and a ... have failed to meet demands, ranging from better education and health care.

Born that way? 'Scientific' racism is creeping back into our thinking. Here's what to watch out for.

Born that way? 'Scientific' racism is creeping back into our thinking. Here's what to watch out for.
 - Biological determinism is the belief that race is a genetic reality that ... that evoked race, genetics and athletics posited that African American and West ...

Elizabeth Warren just delivered the realest talk on race by any American politician An error occurred.

Elizabeth Warren just delivered the realest talk on race by any American politician An error occurred.
 - Entire legal structures were created to prevent African Americans from ... Turning to today's racial struggle, Warren credited the civil rights legislation of ...

African American women more likely to die from breast cancer

African American women more likely to die from breast cancer
 - In the US, genetic characteristics of more aggressive tumours may be more prevalent among black women, which could help explain racial differences ...

Black America is Tired of Being Victimized by Racism

Black America is Tired of Being Victimized by Racism
 - While racism certainly appears to be rampant in America, trying to make it the solution to the problem Black America faces may just be another subtle ...

11 Important Facts About Latinos in the US Workforce

11 Important Facts About Latinos in the US Workforce
 - Here are 11 important facts about Latino workers in the United States: ... In 2013, nearly one in four Latino families lived below the poverty line, nearly ...

The Piercing Cry of Child Poverty in Economically Rich but Spiritually Poor America

The Piercing Cry of Child Poverty in Economically Rich but Spiritually Poor America
 - The Black extreme child poverty rate increased 13 percent with nearly 1 in 5 Black children living in extreme poverty. Although the Hispanic child ...